Author(s): D. Shanthi, R. Saravanan


DOI: 10.52711/0974-360X.2021.00607   

Address: D. Shanthi, R. Saravanan
Post Graduate and Research Department of Zoology, Dr Ambedkar Government Arts College, Vyasarpadi, Chennai 600039, Tamil Nadu.
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 14,      Issue - 7,     Year - 2021

In the present study aqueous extract of Solanum torvum unripe fruits was used to evaluate its cytotoxic effect and anticancer activity through in vitro studies by 3-(4, 5 dimethyl thiazole-2-yl)-2, 5-diphenyl tetrazolium bromide- MTT assay) on Normal VERO cell line and MCF-7 (Human breast adenocarcinoma cell line). Aqueous extracts of Solanum torvum unripe fruits was found to be effective in the prevention of cell proliferation by breast adenocarcinoma cell lines at 1000 µg/ml from the results obtained during 24 hours of incubation.

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D. Shanthi, R. Saravanan. Evaluation of Cytotoxicity of normal Vero and Anticancer Activity of Human Breast Cancer Cell Lines by Aqueous Unripe Fruit Extract of Solanum torvum. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2021; 14(7):3504-8. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2021.00607

D. Shanthi, R. Saravanan. Evaluation of Cytotoxicity of normal Vero and Anticancer Activity of Human Breast Cancer Cell Lines by Aqueous Unripe Fruit Extract of Solanum torvum. Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology. 2021; 14(7):3504-8. doi: 10.52711/0974-360X.2021.00607   Available on:

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